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Thinking of sending your child to our school?

Online applications for Primary School admissions are now closed (except for house moves), places now need to be requested directly from the Admissions Office Click for Admissions Contacts

If you applied for a place at The Orchards we look forward to welcoming your child here for transfer day in July and then in September.  

If your child currently attends a school which is changing to a through Primary from Infants only due to the reorganisation of  Worthing schools, you are still entitled to apply for a place at The Orchards.  

If you wish to visit the school please contact reception or call us on 01903 520202 and we will arrange a convenient time for your visit

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Key Dates:

House Movers Deadline Friday 06-Mar-15

School Place Offers Thursday 16-Apr-15

Welcome to the Orchards Middle School

Thank you for visiting our web site, we are a Primary School in Worthing, from September 2015 we will be changing to a Junior school as part of  the Worthing age of transfer changes.

The Orchards is now  on Facebook click to take a look.





Orchards Community Middle School, Nelson Road, Goring-by-Sea, Worthing, West Sussex. BN12 6EN
Tel: 01903 520202 Fax: 01903 526133 Email: office@orchards.w-sussex.sch.uk www.sparkleatorchards.co.uk

Weather Alerts: Should there be a need to alert parents to weather related issues we will use the following channels; Parent Mail (Text Message), This web page, our Facebook page and local radio.

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This week in school

We meet  author Chris Bradley (Y6), there is a visit by Mods on their scooters (Y5).

Some of our dancers are at Worthing Pavilion again. And some of year 7 will be seeing the show Wicked.

Don’t forget the book fair and World Book Day too!

High School Places: Email notices sent out 2nd March Post notices posted. To Y7 and Y6

Primary Places: Notices due 16th April by email  

School Keep Clear – Worthing Project

In a bid to raise the safety of the school gate environment, West Sussex County Council are to make all of the School Keep Clear yellow zig zag markings outside ALL Worthing schools enforceable. New yellow markings and signs are being delivered and installed during half term by contractors. To explain the project in more detail, please see here for a letter from the Orchards.”